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  • 1, 2, 3, Go!: A Book about Counting

    1, 2, 3, Go!: A Book about Counting

    This book discusses how counting is used in games, taking turns, putting things in order, and telling when things happen.

  • 5 Seconds of Summer

    5 Seconds of Summer

    This book profiles the music-loving teenage boy band from Sydney, Australia.

  • A City Through Time: From Ancient Colony to Vast Metropolis

    A City Through Time: From Ancient Colony to Vast Metropolis

    This book follows the progress of an imaginary city through six key periods of time, each captured by a scene of the city and zooming in on key buildings like a Roman bathhouse, medieval castle, and a modern skyscraper. Illustrations introduce the reader to the people who lived there, from Greek slaves to modern-day commuters.

  • A Dividend Stock Strategy for Teens

    A Dividend Stock Strategy for Teens

    This guide explains the important differences between growth stocks and income stocks. Use it to help create a strategy for buying and managing income stocks that will make your money work for you.

  • A Street Through Time: A 12,000-Year Walk Through History

    A Street Through Time: A 12,000-Year Walk Through History

    This book tells the story of human history by exploring a street as it evolves from 10,000 BCE to the present day.

  • A Teen Guide to Buying Bonds

    A Teen Guide to Buying Bonds

    This guide explains the important differences between Treasuries, municipal bonds (including general obligation and revenue bonds), and corporate bonds. Together these investments can help create a diversified financial portfolio.

  • A Teen Guide to Buying Mutual Funds

    A Teen Guide to Buying Mutual Funds

    This guide explains what mutual funds are, how they work, and how to begin using them as an investment tool. Learn about the types of mutual funds and the pros and cons of mutual fund investments.

  • A Teen Guide to Buying Stocks

    A Teen Guide to Buying Stocks

    This guide explains how to buy and sell stocks online, how to pick winning stocks, and how to decode stock charts like a pro, from EPS to P/E to funny ticker symbols like YUM!

  • A Teen Guide to Safe-Haven Savings

    A Teen Guide to Safe-Haven Savings

    This guide explains how to make sure your hard-earned money remains safe and keeps earning interest.

  • Abyssinian Cats

    Abyssinian Cats

    Readers will learn how to care for Abyssinian cats and discover the characteristics of the breed.

  • Acne

    Acne

    Explores acne in detail, covering its causes, treatment, and ways to cope with this condition.

  • Adam Levine

    Adam Levine

    This book profiles the life and career of singer and songwriter, Adam Levine.

  • Addition Pokey

    Addition Pokey

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about addition.

  • Afghanistan

    Afghanistan

    This book explores Afghanistan, a country in a state of political, economic and social transformation. It examines the benefits of change, as well as the challenges to traditional ways of life in an age of increasing globalization.

  • African Adventure

    African Adventure

    A traveler tells the story of his safari in Kenya, the people he met, the stories he heard, and the wildlife he experienced.

  • All About Probability

    All About Probability

    Students are introduced to the processes of predicting, investigating, and reasoning. This title also will allow students to determine the main idea of a text, recount the key details, and explain how theses details support the main idea.

  • All About Word Problems

    All About Word Problems

    The book demonstrates how to solve addition and subtraction word problems by using objects or drawings. It will also allow students to explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, and identify which reasons and evidence support specific point(s).

  • Allosaurus

    Allosaurus

    Discover the world of the Allosaurus, a carnivorous hunter who hunted in packs of two or more and had a thick body that ended in a long tail.

  • Alternative Energy, ed. 2

    Alternative Energy, ed. 2

    Introduces students to issues surrounding current energy sources and alternative energy options.

  • Amazing Facts About Sound

    Amazing Facts About Sound

    This book introduces students to the concept of sound. How can sounds be heard but not seen? How does sound travel through air and at what rate of speed?

  • America Enters The Industrial Revolution

    America Enters The Industrial Revolution

    Provides an introduction to the Industrial Revolution.

  • Americas First Settlements

    Americas First Settlements

    Learn all about America's First Settlements and the struggles and people who made this country what it is today.

  • American Decades

    American Decades

    Cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history (1900-1999).

  • American Eras

    American Eras

    Includes essays on events, publications, lifestyles and individuals important to particular eras in U.S. history.

  • American Law Yearbook 2011: A Guide to the Year's Major Legal Cases and Developments

    American Law Yearbook 2011: A Guide to the Year's Major Legal Cases and Developments

    Annual supplement to the Gale Encyclopedia of American Law that updates and expands the content with new topics, updates, biographies of prominent figures and government appointees, and other features. Each year's edition contains the full U.S. Supreme Court docket in addition to the non-Supreme Court cases.

  • American Quarter Horses

    American Quarter Horses

    This book discusses the history of American quarter horses, what they look like, and facts about owning one.

  • Amy Poehler

    Amy Poehler

    A biography of Amy Poehler and her career as an actor and comedian, written for young adults.

  • An Appeal for Justice: The Trials of the Scottsboro Nine

    An Appeal for Justice: The Trials of the Scottsboro Nine

    Places important topics in context so that readers will understand the connection between black history and the sweep of America's story. This volume covers the trials of nine innocent blacks, who were rounded up, tried, and convicted on little more than the word of two white women.

  • Analyze This: Testing Materials

    Analyze This: Testing Materials

    This book focuses on how experiments are conducted using the scientific method. The Periodic Table is introduced, along with descriptions of mixtures, solutions, and compounds.

  • Ancient Civilizations

    Ancient Civilizations

    Introduces young readers to some of the most fascinating ancient civilizations in the world's history and the legacies they left behind, from the intriguing world of pharaohs in Ancient Egypt, to the arts of Greece and Rome, to the amazing culture of the Mayans.

  • Ancient Egypt and the Near East: An Illustrated History

    Ancient Egypt and the Near East: An Illustrated History

    Explores the early civilizations that developed in Egypt and Mesopotamia.

  • Ancient Greece: An Illustrated History

    Ancient Greece: An Illustrated History

    Follows the progress of the Greeks from the early establishment of farming communities around 6500 BCE, to the rise of the great city-states of Sparta and Athens, and on to the dissolution of the empire of Alexander the Great following his death in 323 BCE.

  • Ancient Rome: An Illustrated History

    Ancient Rome: An Illustrated History

    Covers the legendary founding of Rome by Romulus in 753 BCE, to the heights of the Roman Empire around 117 CE, and on to the death of Theodosius (the last man to rule over a unified Roman Empire) in 395 CE.

  • Angelina Jolie

    Angelina Jolie

    Profiles the life and career of actress, director, writer, and humanitarian, Angelina Jolie.

  • Animal Adaptations

    Animal Adaptations

    Early readers investigate various animal adaptations.

  • Animal Habitats

    Animal Habitats

    Early readers learn about different animal habitats.

  • Anorexia and Bulimia

    Anorexia and Bulimia

    Explores anorexia and bulimia in detail, covering its causes and treatments.

  • Antlers and Horns

    Antlers and Horns

    Explore how animals use their antlers and horns.

  • Apes

    Apes

    Describes the characteristics, behavior, and plight of endangered apes, and what people can do to help.

  • Appaloosa Horses

    Appaloosa Horses

    This book discusses the history of Appaloosa horses, what they look like, and facts about owning one.

  • Apple Trees and the Seasons

    Apple Trees and the Seasons

    Young readers explore what happens to an apple tree during each season.

  • Arabian Horses

    Arabian Horses

    This book discusses the history of Arabian horses, what they look like, and facts about owning one.

  • Are We Running Out of Energy?

    Are We Running Out of Energy?

    This work looks at the worldwide drive to produce and consume increasing amounts of energy and at its potentially catastrophic effects on the environment.

  • Ariana Grande

    Ariana Grande

    This book profiles the life and career of musical artist and entertainer, Ariana Grande.

  • Arms & Armor, Rev. ed.

    Arms & Armor, Rev. ed.

    Examines the design, construction, and uses of hand weapons and armor from a Stone Age axe to the revolvers and rifles of the Wild West.

  • Arms Are for Hugging

    Arms Are for Hugging

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about your arms, legs, and other body parts.

  • Artists Around the World: Meet some of the greatest artists of all time

    Artists Around the World: Meet some of the greatest artists of all time

    Examines a variety of famous artists, from ballerinas, puppeteers, painters, poets, and sculptors, with accompanying illustrations and photographs to supplement the content.

  • Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

    Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

    Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume.

  • Asthma

    Asthma

    Explores asthma in detail, covering its causes, the challenges of living with asthma, and treatment options.

  • Astronaut: Living in Space

    Astronaut: Living in Space

    Describes the various steps necessary for an astronaut to prepare for a flight into space and follows astronaut Linda Gardner as she trains for her space shuttle mission.

  • Astronomy

    Astronomy

    Shows beginners how to identify stars, planets, and other celestial bodies in the night sky, using photographed techniques to help people learn step-by-step.

  • Astronomy: Understanding the Universe

    Astronomy: Understanding the Universe

    Recounts some of the major discovery milestones in the field of astronomy and examines the tools and techniques currently used by astronomers to study the universe.

  • Astronomy

    Astronomy

    Explores the origins of the universe, the history of astronomy, the Solar System, and outer galaxies. Includes star charts and a guide to constellations which locate stars, galaxies and other objects in the night sky.

  • Atlas of Ancient Worlds

    Atlas of Ancient Worlds

    Provides facts about Egyptian pharaohs, Japanese dynasties, Peruvian people, and other ancient civilizations.

  • Atoms and Molecules

    Atoms and Molecules

    Describes the details and characteristics of atoms and molecules that are too small for the unaided eye to see.

  • Autism

    Autism

    Explores autism in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

  • Aztec, Inca, and Maya, Rev. ed.

    Aztec, Inca, and Maya, Rev. ed.

    Covers the mysterious world of these ancient people, including their beliefs, rituals, and civilizations.

  • Ballet Academy

    Ballet Academy

    Lucy follows her dream to train to be a professional ballerina, and is selected as one of a handful of students into the Ballet Academy. Follow her journey as she gets through the tough training with the support of teachers and fellow students, and performs alongside her idol in The Nutcracker before facing her final challenge of getting into Ballet High School.

  • Baseball

    Baseball

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers baseball.

  • Basketball

    Basketball

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers basketball.

  • Battle At The Alamo

    Battle At The Alamo

    Learn about the events that led up to the tragic Battle at the Alamo, including the disputes between Mexico and the United States.

  • Battle at the Castle

    Battle at the Castle

    Introduces the high adventure of medieval England through the letters of a knight's squire who participates in an exciting tournament before witnessing the preparations and battle engagements of a castle under siege.

  • Becoming Texas: Early Statehood

    Becoming Texas: Early Statehood

    This book explores the early history of Texas -- from its time as an independent republic to its annexation into the United States. Readers will learn about Texas's role in important U.S. events, such as the Mexican-American War and the Compromise of 1850.

  • Big Trucks

    Big Trucks

    From dump trucks to stunt-defying monster trucks, this book introduces young children to the world of trucks.

  • Biographies of Colonial America: Sir Walter Raleigh, Powhatan, Phillis Wheatley, and More

    Biographies of Colonial America: Sir Walter Raleigh, Powhatan, Phillis Wheatley, and More

    This volume profiles many of the individuals who sought to fulfill the promise of the New World, from explorers to religious and political leaders to writers who captured the spirit of the time, as well as those native inhabitants who strove both to preserve their ways of life and to peacefully coexist with the new settlers.

  • Biographies of the American Revolution: Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, John Paul Jones, and more

    Biographies of the American Revolution: Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, John Paul Jones, and more

    This volume profiles some of the notable military and political leaders of Revolution as well as some of the lesser-known figures instrumental to securing the country's future.

  • Biographies of the Civil War and Reconstruction: Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, and more

    Biographies of the Civil War and Reconstruction: Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, and more

    This volume profiles many of the soldiers, generals, political leaders, and social activists who left indelible marks on the Civil War and Reconstruction eras, thereby altering the entire course of American history.

  • Biographies of the New American Nation: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Frederick Douglass, and more

    Biographies of the New American Nation: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Frederick Douglass, and more

    This volume surveys the lives of the individuals responsible for some of the nation's earliest political, social, and cultural achievements.

  • Biographies of the New World: Leif Eriksson, Henry Hudson, Charles Darwin, and more

    Biographies of the New World: Leif Eriksson, Henry Hudson, Charles Darwin, and more

    This volume examines the lives of explorers from across Europe--including Leif Eriksson, Sir Francis Drake, and Alexander von Humboldt--who voyaged to the New World. They discovered the lands that would later be known as the Americas--motivated by curiosity, commercial interests, or scientific inquiry.

  • Biographies of the New World Power: Rutherford B. Hayes, Thomas Alva Edison, Margaret Sanger, and more

    Biographies of the New World Power: Rutherford B. Hayes, Thomas Alva Edison, Margaret Sanger, and more

    This volume examines the lives of many of the noteworthy individuals of the time--including Andrew Carnegie, Susan B. Anthony, and Theodore Roosevelt--and the lasting influence they have had over time.

  • Birds

    Birds

    Provides a guide to identifying birds from around the world. Features notes on each species' physical characteristics, geographic location, marks of distinction, brooding behavior, and threatened species rating.

  • Birds

    Birds

    Illustrations and photos assist in a detailed exploration of birds, including the art of flying, diversity, and distribution and variation of species across the world. Covers today's most popular science topics, from digital TV to microchips to touchscreens and beyond. Perennial subjects in earth science, life science, and physical science are all explored in detail.

  • Birds

    Birds

    Identify specific bird species. Explore their behavior, life cycle, mating habits, geographical location, anatomy, enemies, and defenses.

  • Blake Shelton: Country Singer & TV Personality

    Blake Shelton: Country Singer & TV Personality

    This title examines the life of Blake Shelton, including his childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Shelton's early interest in music and talent in singing and songwriting that led to the release of his albums.

  • Blake Shelton

    Blake Shelton

    Profiles the life and career of country music star, Blake Shelton.

  • Boats!

    Boats!

    Follow a day in the life of Boat while he is at work.

  • Borrowing

    Borrowing

    Answers basic questions students ask about financial skills needed for adulthood, including borrowing money through mortgages, car loans, college loans, and credit cards.

  • Bruno Mars: Pop Superstar

    Bruno Mars: Pop Superstar

    This title examines the life of Bruno Mars, including his childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Mars' early interest and talent in music, his Grammy Awards, tours, and charitable work.

  • Bruno Mars

    Bruno Mars

    This book profiles the life and career of singer and songwriter, Bruno Mars.

  • Buddhism

    Buddhism

    Provides an introduction to Buddhism, discussing the history, beliefs, key figures, and practices of the religion.

  • Bugs: Hide and Seek

    Bugs: Hide and Seek

    This book tells the story about a leaf bug who introduces other bugs that also have great camouflaging ability.

  • Building An Empire: The Louisiana Purchase

    Building An Empire: The Louisiana Purchase

    Learn about the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, when the United States purchased approximately 828,000,000 square miles of territory from France, thereby doubling the size of the young republic.

  • Building The Erie Canal

    Building The Erie Canal

    Learn about the construction of the Erie Canal, built during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, to link Lake Erie and the other Great Lakes with the Atlantic Coast.

  • Building the Transcontinental Railroad

    Building the Transcontinental Railroad

    Text provides an introduction to the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad.

  • Building with Shapes

    Building with Shapes

    In this book, students will explore and understand that certain attributes define what a shape is called. It will also allow students to identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

  • Busy, Busy, Butterfly

    Busy, Busy, Butterfly

    Teaches early readers how a caterpillar transforms to a butterfly.

  • Can You Make a Pattern?

    Can You Make a Pattern?

    In this book, students learn how to make patterns out of colors, shapes, and lines. They will discover that changing any color, shape, or line will also change the pattern.

  • Car Racing

    Car Racing

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers car racing.

  • Castle and Knight

    Castle and Knight

    Explores the world of knights and castles.

  • Cat

    Cat

    Covers the anatomy, behavior, habitats, and other aspects of wild and domestic cats.

  • Caterpillars and Butterflies

    Caterpillars and Butterflies

    Identify specific caterpillar and butterfly species. Explore their behavior, life cycle, mating habits, geographical location, anatomy, enemies, and defenses.

  • Changing Matter: Understanding Physical and Chemical Changes

    Changing Matter: Understanding Physical and Chemical Changes

    This book teaches students that everything is made of matter, and that physical changes create different forms or states of matter. Examples of these different states are presented in easy-to-understand text. The book also introduces students to the law of conservation of mass.

  • Cheerleading

    Cheerleading

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers cheerleading.

  • Cheetahs

    Cheetahs

    Come eye-to-eye with the world's cheetahs and get to know all about their lives through simple text and dazzling full-color photographs.

  • Chemical Elements, ed. 2

    Chemical Elements, ed. 2

    Provides in-depth information on 112 known chemical elements, plus coverage of recently discovered elements 113 through 116 and 118.

  • Childhood Obesity

    Childhood Obesity

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on childhood obesity.

  • China

    China

    Investigates the present-day culture of the most populous country on the planet, China.

  • Chris Kyle: American Sniper

    Chris Kyle: American Sniper

    This biography examines the life of Chris Kyle. Readers will learn about Kyle's family background, childhood, education, service in the US Navy SEALS, and his time as a sniper.

  • Christianity, Rev. ed.

    Christianity, Rev. ed.

    Covers the faith of Christianity from its origins to its role in the 21st century.

  • Citizenship: What It Means to Be from Texas

    Citizenship: What It Means to Be from Texas

    This book challenges readers to examine their roles as citizens of the United States, Texas, and local communities. Exploring the Texas Bill of Rights, students will grasp the basic rights and responsibilities of Texas citizens. Readers will also learn how the U.S. and Texas governments function, and what sets Texas government apart.

  • Clash of the Gladiators

    Clash of the Gladiators

    Join in the adventures of Seth and Abrinet as they travel back in time to ancient Rome when gladiators entertained the crowd.

  • Clean Teeth, Dirty Teeth

    Clean Teeth, Dirty Teeth

    Sung to the tune of 'Row, Row, Row Your Boat', this book teaches young readers about how eating, sleeping, and other things we do require us to brush and floss our teeth everyday. Also emphasizes how dental check-ups are part of good oral hygiene.

  • Complete Cat Care: How to Keep Your Cat Healthy and Happy

    Complete Cat Care: How to Keep Your Cat Healthy and Happy

    This book combines everything you need to know about cats, from choosing a kitten or cat and day-to-day advice on nutrition and grooming, to guidance on behavior, play, and health and diseases.

  • Complete Dog Care: How to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Happy

    Complete Dog Care: How to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Happy

    This guide to owning a dog provides everything needed to nurture a dog from puppyhood to old age. Prospective and current pet owners can discover dogs' origins and anatomy to help understand canine behavior before moving on to determine how to choose the best dog, how to prepare a home, and how to handle everyday care basics.

  • Complete Family Nutrition

    Complete Family Nutrition

    This book guides parents on healthy food choices for their families, using tailored advice for every age group, from infants to adults. From essential nutrients to ideal serving size, this book explains how nutrition can promote healthy weight, optimal memory, growth and development, digestive health, and balanced moods, and provides nutritious, healthy recipes to help any family achieve this.

  • Complete Flags of the World

    Complete Flags of the World

    This guide provides everything you need to know about flags, from the meaning behind the designs and symbols of the world's 196 national flags, to information on the use of flags and banners in other fields, as well as their starring role in famous historical moments. This book is the ultimate reference, explaining the widespread use and significance of flags and how they have evolved over the course of history.

  • Concise World Atlas, ed. 6

    Concise World Atlas, ed. 6

    From the defining boundaries of the Balkan states to the icy terrain of Antarctica, this atlas shares more than 400 maps created with the latest digital mapping techniques to bring you Earth in more detail than ever before.

  • Continents Together

    Continents Together

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about the continents and keeping the world green.

  • Controlling Earths Pollutants

    Controlling Earths Pollutants

    Provides comprehensive information on pollution, the interrelationships of the natural world, environmental problems both natural and man-made, the relative risks associated with these problems, and solutions for resolving and/or preventing them.

  • Cool Cars, Rev. ed.

    Cool Cars, Rev. ed.

    Packed with more than a hundred completely charismatic classic cars, this book is the ideal gift for anyone driven to admire these majestic machines. Multi-angle photography reveals the true craftsmanship and beauty of these stunning rides, and the text pays tribute to each vehicle and explains why it's destined to be a classic, now and forever.

  • Coral Reefs

    Coral Reefs

    Readers will learn about the challenges affecting coral reef habitats and how they can be saved.

  • Creatures of the Waters: Encounter fascinating animals that live in and around water

    Creatures of the Waters: Encounter fascinating animals that live in and around water

    Examines the great variety of animal life found in and near the waters around the world, from hippopotamus to jellyfish to sharks.

  • Creeping Crawlers

    Creeping Crawlers

    Learn about bugs that creep and crawl, bugs found around your home and school, bugs that crawl then fly.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo

    Profiles the life and career of professional soccer player, Cristiano Ronaldo.

  • Crocodiles and Alligators

    Crocodiles and Alligators

    Describes the characteristics, behavior, and plights of endangered crocodiles and alligators, and what people can do to help.

  • Crystal and Gem, Rev. ed.

    Crystal and Gem, Rev. ed.

    Examines crystals and gems in various shapes, sizes and colors. Also explores how crystals are used in everything from industrial tools and electronics to items in the household.

  • Custom Bikes

    Custom Bikes

    Provides an overview of custom bikes, which are one-of-a-kind machines.

  • Cycling

    Cycling

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers the sport of cycling.

  • DK Guide to Savage Earth

    DK Guide to Savage Earth

    Depicts the powerful natural forces that shape the Earth including glaciers, volcanos, earthquakes and tsunamis.

  • DK Illustrated Family Bible

    DK Illustrated Family Bible

    Retells the best-loved stories from both the Old and the New Testaments, meant to capture the imaginations of young readers or listeners via illustrations, paintings, photographs, maps, and historical objects.

  • Day By Day With...Beyonc

    Day By Day With...Beyonc

    This book profiles the life and career of singer Beyonce, including her time with Destiny's Child and her life with her rap-artist husband Jay-Z.

  • Day By Day With...Jennifer Lopez

    Day By Day With...Jennifer Lopez

    This book profiles multi-talented superstar Jennifer Lopez, covering her singing career, her movie career, and her television career, in addition to her role as mother of twins and the head of her own charity.

  • Day By Day With...Serena Williams

    Day By Day With...Serena Williams

    This book profiles tennis champion Serena Williams, her career, and her competition with older sister Venus Williams.

  • Day By Day With...Shakira

    Day By Day With...Shakira

    This book profiles the life and career of singer and songwriter, Shakira.

  • Day and Night

    Day and Night

    Emergent readers learn about the cycle of day and night.

  • Days, Weeks, and Months

    Days, Weeks, and Months

    This book teaches readers how a calendar can help them find out and keep track of time by viewing the days, weeks, and months. This title also can be used to explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.

  • Deadly Dinosaurs

    Deadly Dinosaurs

    It's after hours at the museum, but something is stirring. A roar echoes through the corridors - the dinosaurs are alive! Meet a colorful cast of dinosaurs large and small and see what they get up to when no one is watching.

  • Depression

    Depression

    Explores depression in detail, covering causes and effects, treatments, and medical advances.

  • Derrick Rose

    Derrick Rose

    This book profiles the life and career of basketball player, Derrick Rose.

  • Dictionary of American History, ed. 3

    Dictionary of American History, ed. 3

    The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.

  • Dinosaur

    Dinosaur

    Covers the world of the dinosaur, focusing on their teeth, feet, eggs, and fossils.

  • Dinosaur

    Dinosaur

    Offers a basic foundation on the subject of dinosaurs, full of fascinating facts and figures about these creatures.

  • Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs

    Young readers will learn about an age when dinosaurs ruled the earth, from gentle Jurassic giants and the terrifying Tyrannosaurus Rex, to fearsome packs of Velociraptors and herds of Hadrosaurs.

  • Doggie Duties

    Doggie Duties

    An introduction to being a pet owner for the child ready to get a puppy.

  • Dolphins

    Dolphins

    Describes the characteristics, behavior, and plight of endangered dolphins, and what people can do to help.

  • Down in the Deep, Deep Ocean!

    Down in the Deep, Deep Ocean!

    Young children learn about different ocean animals through this book with repetitive, rhythmic text.

  • Dwayne Wade

    Dwayne Wade

    This book profiles the life and career of Miami Heat basketball player, Dwayne Wade.

  • Earth Day

    Earth Day

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about how we can all work together to take care of the Earth.

  • Earth Is Tilting!

    Earth Is Tilting!

    Text promotes children's curiosity while building important science content knowledge. The interaction of text and photos supports and engages readers as they learn about the wonderful world around them. This book focuses on the Earth's rotation in space.

  • Earth and Its Moon

    Earth and Its Moon

    Examines the unique properties of the Earth and its Moon, bodies in the solar system often overlooked by those of us so close to them.

  • Earths Changing Climate

    Earths Changing Climate

    Provides comprehensive information on Earth's climate changes. An exploration of case studies, ancient Earth's climate, it's impact on Arctic regions, and recent studies are explored.

  • Earths Changing Surface

    Earths Changing Surface

    Early readers examine how volcanoes, earthquakes, and erosion change the surface of the Earth.

  • Earths Growing Population

    Earths Growing Population

    Provides comprehensive information on population growth and its effects on the environment.

  • Earthquake!

    Earthquake!

    This book looks at earthquakes, why they happen, and their impact on people and landscapes.

  • Earthquakes

    Earthquakes

    Learn about earthquakes and the side effects such as landslides, tsunamis, and the introduction of the Richter Scale to measure earthquakes.

  • Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters

    Earthquakes and Other Natural Disasters

    Describes natural disasters which have occurred in various places throughout the world.

  • Eating Disorders

    Eating Disorders

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on eating disorders.

  • Ecology

    Ecology

    Uses illustrations and photographs to explore the areas of ecology, including the study of nature, major world biomes, water creatures and humans in the biosphere.

  • Economy

    Economy

    Provides a comprehensive examination of the complex ways in which economies succeed or fail, covering the role and value of currency, the reasons that recessions happen, and why some countries are poor while others are rich.

  • Elizabethan World Reference Library

    Elizabethan World Reference Library

    Provides background and information on the culture and history of the Elizabethan period, biographies of significant men and women of the time, and primary sources that represent some of the most significant and studied documents of the era.

  • Emma Stone: Breakout Movie Star

    Emma Stone: Breakout Movie Star

    This title examines the life of Emma Stone, including her childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Stone's early interest and talent in acting, some of her most well-known roles, and her awards and charitable work.

  • Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2

    Encyclopedia of Education, ed. 2

    Offers a complete view of the institutions, people, processes, roles, and philosophies in educational practice in the United States and throughout the world. Features biographies of influential educators; profiles of historic colleges and universities and of organizations active in the field; and an appendix of full text source documents, including education related legislation, international treaties, and testing methods. 8 volumes

  • Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2

    Encyclopedia of Religion, ed. 2

    The second edition of a resource that is considered a standard reference in the field. Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.

  • Encyclopedia of Space

    Encyclopedia of Space

    Provides a guide to astronomy and space science and includes the facts and figures from the latest missions to the planets, and images from the Hubble Space Telescope.

  • Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2

    Encyclopedia of World Biography, ed. 2

    A multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture.

  • Energy All Around

    Energy All Around

    This book explains how all forms of energy are either potential or kinetic. It addresses how energy can be used in the form of water to create electricity, in the solar form to heat our homes, and in the form of wind to turn the blades on a wind turbine.

  • Energy and Movement

    Energy and Movement

    Discusses energy and its sources, manifestations, and uses.

  • Epic Civil War Battles

    Epic Civil War Battles

    Text provides an introduction to some of the U.S. Civil War's most significant battles, including the battles at Fort Sumter, Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg.

  • Equestrian

    Equestrian

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers the psychological aspects of equestrian horsemanship.

  • Eruption!: The Story of Volcanoes

    Eruption!: The Story of Volcanoes

    Describes volcano eruptions that have occurred in various places throughout the world.

  • Essential Soccer Skills: Key Tips and Techniques to Improve Your Game

    Essential Soccer Skills: Key Tips and Techniques to Improve Your Game

    Covers beginner basics to advanced techniques, featuring illustrated sequences on how to learn and master key skills, and tips on how to improve your overall form.

  • Est   e Lauder: Business Woman and Cosmetics Pioneer

    Est e Lauder: Business Woman and Cosmetics Pioneer

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Estee Lauder. Readers will learn about Lauder's family background, childhood, education, and innovative work as the founder of the Estee Lauder cosmetics company.

  • Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire

    Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire

    A five-volume survey of European history from the onset of the French Revolution to the outbreak of World War. Alphabetically arranged entries cover the period's most significant personalities and meaningful developments in the arts, religion, politics, exploration, and warfare. For students, scholars, and general readers.

  • Europe, 1450 to 1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World

    Europe, 1450 to 1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World

    A six-volume survey of European history from 1450, the beginning of the print revolution, to 1789 and the French Revolution. Presents over 1,000 alphabetically arranged entries covering the period's most significant personalities and meaningful developments in the arts, religion, politics, exploration, and warfare. For students, scholars, and general readers.

  • Even or Odd?

    Even or Odd?

    This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they discover the difference between odd and even numbers.

  • Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures

    Everything You Need to Know about Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Creatures

    This book takes readers to the prehistoric era when creatures like Smilodons, Pterodactyls and the Megatooth Shark ruled the land, air, and sea. It features images, games, size comparisons, timelines, a glossary, an index, and more.

  • Everything You Need to Know about Sharks and Other Creatures of the Deep

    Everything You Need to Know about Sharks and Other Creatures of the Deep

    Provides amazing stories about ocean creatures, how they dive, wriggle, squirt, and snap their way through the deep.

  • Evolution and Genetics

    Evolution and Genetics

    Illustrations and photos assist in detailed exploration of genetics and evolution including findings in fossils and on the microscopic level, from plants and animals to humans.

  • Exotic Cats

    Exotic Cats

    Readers will learn about various exotic cats and their characteristics.

  • Experiment Central, ed. 2: Understanding Scientific Principles Through Projects

    Experiment Central, ed. 2: Understanding Scientific Principles Through Projects

    Provides examples of science projects and experiments that can be replicated for science fairs and other purposes, as well as suggestions on ways to design projects that investigate specific scientific topics and includes step-by-step descriptions of projects.

  • Explorer, Rev. ed.

    Explorer, Rev. ed.

    Photographs and text examine the history of explorers and exploration, and highlight many of their discoveries.

  • Exploring Caves

    Exploring Caves

    This title examines the exploration of caves, taking the reader into the world's deepest caves. It examines the explorers who journeyed to these dark, dangerous chambers, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring Deserts

    Exploring Deserts

    This title examines the exploration of deserts, taking the reader to the Sahara and beyond. It examines the explorers who journeyed to these vast, arid landscapes, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring Mountains

    Exploring Mountains

    This title examines the exploration of mountains, taking the reader Everest and other world-famous mountains. It examines the explorers who journeyed to Earth's highest peaks, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring Polar Regions

    Exploring Polar Regions

    This title examines the exploration of polar regions, taking the reader to the Arctic and Antarctic. It examines the explorers who journeyed to these frigid areas, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring Space: Journey Through the Solar System and Beyond

    Exploring Space: Journey Through the Solar System and Beyond

    Contains articles detailing biographies of famous astronomers, celestial bodies found in the universe, the solar system, and future explorations into space.

  • Exploring Space

    Exploring Space

    This title examines the exploration of space, taking the reader across the solar system. It examines the explorers who journeyed into Earth's orbit and beyond, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring Under the Sea

    Exploring Under the Sea

    This title examines exploration under the sea, taking the reader to deep ocean trenches. It examines the explorers who journeyed to these strange, fascinating areas, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible.

  • Exploring the Past

    Exploring the Past

    Describes the hidden artifacts, remains, and other details that help people understand the past.

  • Extreme BMX

    Extreme BMX

    Explores the sport of extreme BMX.

  • Extreme In-Line Skating

    Extreme In-Line Skating

    Explores the sport of extreme in-line skating.

  • Extreme Mountain Biking

    Extreme Mountain Biking

    Explores the sport of extreme mountain biking.

  • Extreme Snowboarding

    Extreme Snowboarding

    Explores the sport of extreme snowboarding.

  • Extreme Street Luge

    Extreme Street Luge

    Explores the sport of extreme street luge.

  • Extreme Surfing

    Extreme Surfing

    Explores the sport of extreme surfing.

  • Extreme Weather

    Extreme Weather

    Describes a wide variety of extreme weather such as tornadoes, droughts, storms and extreme hot and cold temperatures.

  • Familiar Animals: Get to know the animals that live closest to us

    Familiar Animals: Get to know the animals that live closest to us

    Examines animals that may be seen in daily life, such as cats and dogs, birds, insects, cattle and horses, and provides an overview of each species.

  • Famous Texans

    Famous Texans

    This text teaches readers about some of Texas's most important and famous people, such as Stephen Austin, Barbara Jordan, and George W. Bush.

  • Fast Cars!

    Fast Cars!

    Follow a day in the life of Car while he is at work.

  • Figure Skating

    Figure Skating

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers figure skating.

  • Fires

    Fires

    Focuses on one of nature's most destructive and deadly forces--fire--but also explains its very important role in maintaining a healthy ecosystem.

  • Fish and Amphibians

    Fish and Amphibians

    Uses photographs and illustrations to explain characteristics of fish and marine life, along with species diversity, amphibians, and people's relationship with aquatic life.

  • Flood!

    Flood!

    This book looks at floods, why they happen, and their impact on people and landscapes.

  • Florida, ed. 2

    Florida, ed. 2

    Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Florida.

  • Food Allergies

    Food Allergies

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on food allergies.

  • Food Plants: Learn about the many different kinds of plants we eat

    Food Plants: Learn about the many different kinds of plants we eat

    Explores the diverse array of food plants from around the word and how each is grown and different ways to eat the grain, fruit, leaves or vegetable.

  • Food Regulation and Safety

    Food Regulation and Safety

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on food regulation and safety.

  • Football

    Football

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers football.

  • Forest Fire!

    Forest Fire!

    This book looks at forest fires, why they happen, and their impact on people and landscapes.

  • Fossil Fuels

    Fossil Fuels

    Examines the production and distribution of fossil fuels and their viability as a future energy source.

  • Fossils and Rocks

    Fossils and Rocks

    This book explains how the Earth is made from rock, the three different types of rock, how rocks are made, and where they can be found. Students learn about how fossils are formed, how they help us learn about life long ago, and the importance of fossil fuels to our present and future life on Earth.

  • Frogs and Toads

    Frogs and Toads

    Identifies specific frog and toad species and explores their behavior, life cycle, mating habits, geographical location, anatomy, enemies, and defenses.

  • Frogs and Toads

    Frogs and Toads

    Introduces a variety of frogs and toads and describes their distinguishing characteristics.

  • Galactic Mission

    Galactic Mission

    Join in the adventures of five school children as they embark on a life or death mission to the distant star system of Alpha Centauri to find a new home.

  • Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of American Literature

    Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of American Literature

    Covers American authors from many periods and genres, building a broad understanding of the various contexts - from the biographical to the literary to the historical - in which literature can be viewed.

  • Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature

    Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature

    Covers world authors from many periods and genres, building an understanding of the various contexts -- from the biographical to the literary to the historical -- in which literature can be viewed. Identifies the significant literary devices and global themes that define a writer's style and place the author in a larger literary tradition as chronicled and evaluated by critics over time.

  • Gems

    Gems

    Provides a thorough introduction and detailed, clearly illustrated profiles of hundreds of examples of precious metals, cut stones, and organics.

  • Genetically Modified Foods

    Genetically Modified Foods

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on genetically modified foods.

  • Gentle Giants

    Gentle Giants

    Young children will enjoy learning more about one of their favorite animals to visit at the zoo. The text and photos will engage children as they learn about gorillas.

  • Germ Wars!: The Secrets of Protecting Your Body

    Germ Wars!: The Secrets of Protecting Your Body

    Provides comprehensive information on the role the immune system plays in the body science of humans and animals.

  • Glass

    Glass

    Examines how we use glass in everyday objects, its unique traits and qualities, and how it is processed to be useful to us. Also discusses how glass can be recycled to use again.

  • Going Green

    Going Green

    Eco-friendly energy is explained. Current information is provided while establishing the understanding that it does not take much to make the world a better place.

  • Golf

    Golf

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers golf.

  • Gravity!: Do You Feel It?

    Gravity!: Do You Feel It?

    Text promotes children's curiosity while building important science content knowledge. The interaction of text and photos supports and engages readers as they learn about the wonderful world around them. This book focuses on how the forces of gravity work.

  • Gray Wolves

    Gray Wolves

    Readers will learn about endangered gray wolves, the issues they face, and how they can be saved.

  • Gymnastics

    Gymnastics

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers gymnastics.

  • Habitat Homes

    Habitat Homes

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about animals and their habitats.

  • Half or Whole?

    Half or Whole?

    This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they discover the difference between half and whole.

  • Harper Lee: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author

    Harper Lee: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author

    This biography examines the life of Harper Lee. Readers will learn about Lee's family background, childhood, education, and time as a Pulitzer Prize-Winning author.

  • Healthy Living, ed. 2

    Healthy Living, ed. 2

    This set is designed to be a one-stop-shop for young student's first learning about healthy habits and health issues in general. Topics include nutrition, exercise, environmental health, medicine and healthcare, mental health and self-esteem.

  • Healthy Weight for Teens

    Healthy Weight for Teens

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on healthy weight habits for teenagers.

  • Helen Keller

    Helen Keller

    This book traces Helen Keller's early days as a disabled child through her triumphant academic achievements.

  • Helicopters!

    Helicopters!

    Follow a day in the life of Helicopter while he is at work.

  • Help! I Have A Hermit Crab

    Help! I Have A Hermit Crab

    An introduction to being a pet owner for the child ready to get a hermit crab.

  • Hepatitis

    Hepatitis

    Covers hepatitis in detail, covering symptoms, theories on a possible cause, methods of diagnosis, and treatment options.

  • History Behind the Headlines: The Origins of Conflicts Worldwide

    History Behind the Headlines: The Origins of Conflicts Worldwide

    Presents in-depth information on conflicts appearing in today's headlines. Users are provided with historical background and analysis to events to give a greater understanding of the politics, players, and layers of current affairs.

  • Holocaust

    Holocaust

    Presents accounts of narrow escapes executed by oppressed individuals and groups while illuminating social issues and the historical background that led to the event known as the Holocaust.

  • Hopping on the Number Line

    Hopping on the Number Line

    Hopping on the Number Line represents addition and subtraction using a number line.

  • Horse Club

    Horse Club

    Meet horses from myths and legends, learn how to groom a horse, and get a recipe to bake sweet pony cupcakes.

  • Horses: The Ultimate Treasury

    Horses: The Ultimate Treasury

    An illustrated guide for kids who have dreamed of having horses of their own, covering historical information and breed profiles while providing an engaging introduction to the practicalities of horse care and riding lessons.

  • Hot Bikes, Rev. ed.

    Hot Bikes, Rev. ed.

    This guide covers more than 300 bikes, aka motorcyles, from the purposeful Aprilia RSV4 to the comedic Fantic Chopper; from the rugged KTM 990 Adventure to the stylish Indian Chief; from the bulbous Buell RR1000 to the spindly Weslake speedway bike. The only common factor is an engine and two wheels, although adding a third wheel in the form of a sidecar doesn't affect the definition.

  • How Do I Use a Database?

    How Do I Use a Database?

    This book teaches the reader about different types of databases, as well as how they organize, store, and retrieve information.

  • How Do I Use a Dictionary?

    How Do I Use a Dictionary?

    This book teaches the reader about the different types of dictionaries, how they are compiled and organized, what pronunciation symbols and accents mean, and what abbreviations represent.

  • How Do I Use a Library?

    How Do I Use a Library?

    This book helps the reader to navigate the physical and digital bookshelves of libraries, explaining the various types of libraries and breaking down how to use library catalogues and classification systems. This is followed by a short research project, encouraging a connection between information from multiple sources in line with Common Core requirements.

  • How Do I Use a Thesaurus?

    How Do I Use a Thesaurus?

    This book assists the reader in discovering how to zero in on just the right word for the occasion, but also how to identify parts of speech, related words, and the fine distinctions among words.

  • How Do I Use an Atlas?

    How Do I Use an Atlas?

    This book helps the reader learn how atlases came to exist and how they have evolved over the years. It supports Common Core Standards (such as using glossaries and indexes, interpreting charts, and drawing on information from multiple sources) with content that encourages and inspires thinking, reading, and discussion.

  • How Do I Use an Encyclopedia?

    How Do I Use an Encyclopedia?

    This book teaches the reader how to do encyclopedia research in the traditional sense. It teaches the basics of how to use an encylopedia, how to search for information both offline and online, and how to utilize their findings in school projects. Online research, and search tips and information on online citations, are also covered.

  • How Do Plants Grow?

    How Do Plants Grow?

    Emergent readers explore basic plant parts and what plants need to grow.

  • How Ecosystems Work

    How Ecosystems Work

    This book explains what an ecosystem is and how the plants and animals within an ecosystem rely on and affect its existence. Different types of ecosystems are described, as well as the food webs within them. Through its presentation of how some changes to an ecosystem can be good while others are harmful, students discover the important role they can play In keeping ecosystems alive and well.

  • How Muscles and Bones Hold You Up: A Book About Models

    How Muscles and Bones Hold You Up: A Book About Models

    Explores how our skeletons and muscles are made, how they are held together, how model skeletons help us learn and understand our bodies, and the importance of muscles.

  • How People Live

    How People Live

    Describes different parts of the world and how people live in each, from the Eskimos and Inuit of the Arctic to the Amish and Maya of North America and the Asante and Zulu of Africa. Focusing on the daily lives, customs, languages, and religions of peoples from around the world, we look at the fundamental similarities of all peoples, and the extraordinary traditions that make each culture unique.

  • Human Body

    Human Body

    With new interactive material, this edition explores the inner workings of our bodies, from how the nervous system and the circulatory system work, to the essential roles played by our bones and minds.

  • Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia

    Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia

    Presents comprehensive information on the human body, covering such topics as the musculoskeletal system, immunology, digestion and nutrition, the human life cycle, the nervous system, and the respiratory system.

  • Human Diseases and Conditions, ed. 2

    Human Diseases and Conditions, ed. 2

    Presents information on numerous diseases and conditions. Articles include a definition of the disease or condition, an explanation of how it works in the body, information on causes, symptoms and diagnosis, treatment or cure, and lifestyles.

  • Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed.

    Hurricane & Tornado, Rev. ed.

    Explores various types of extreme weather including tornadoes, hurricanes, snowstorms, and hailstorms, among others.

  • Hurricane!

    Hurricane!

    This book looks at hurricanes, why they happen, and their impact on people and landscapes.

  • I Can Prove It! Investigating Science

    I Can Prove It! Investigating Science

    This book provides detailed information on the steps scientists take in conducting an experiment. A helpful tool for science projects, it walks students through the Scientific Method, from forming a hypothesis to communicating the results.

  • I Know a Scientist

    I Know a Scientist

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about science.

  • I Use Science Tools

    I Use Science Tools

    Emergent readers explore various scientific tools such as a microscope, magnifying glass, and ruler.

  • I Use Simple Machines

    I Use Simple Machines

    Emergent readers are introduced to simple machines and how we use them to move things.

  • I Use a Mouse

    I Use a Mouse

    Early readers learn about a computer mouse, keyboard, monitor, etc.

  • Immigrants to America

    Immigrants to America

    Learn how immigration played a key role not only in making America's development possible but also in shaping the basic nature of the society.

  • Immigration and Migration in Texas

    Immigration and Migration in Texas

    In this book, readers will learn how the blending-together of cultural traditions has created a unique demographic identity in Texas.

  • In the Shadow of the Volcano

    In the Shadow of the Volcano

    Join in on the adventures of a modern volcanologist and her son as they warn a reluctant mayor to cancel a festival and evacuate villagers in time; story is complemented by diary entries, recipes, and poems.

  • Insects

    Insects

    This book examines the habitat, diet, and characteristics of various types of insects.

  • Inside Animals

    Inside Animals

    Describes animal details that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the animal alive and healthy.

  • Inside Plants

    Inside Plants

    Describes plant details that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the plant alive and healthy.

  • Inside the Human Body

    Inside the Human Body

    Describes details of the human body that are too small for the unaided eye to see, and how these microscopic systems work to keep the body alive and healthy.

  • Invertebrates

    Invertebrates

    Uses illustrations and detailed photographs to examine the diverse category of creatures known as invertebrates, and how they have evolved from being the first form of life on earth.

  • Investing

    Investing

    Answers basic questions students ask when learning about financial skills needed for adulthood, including investing money in the stock market, bonds and mutual funds, gold, and collectibles.

  • Investment Options for Teens

    Investment Options for Teens

    This guide explains the basics of investing so you can use tools like certificates of deposit, savings bonds, and stocks to help your savings grow long before you need this money.

  • Iran

    Iran

    This book explores Iran, a country in a state of political, economic and social transformation. It examines the benefits of change, as well as the challenges to traditional ways of life in an age of increasing globalization.

  • Iraq

    Iraq

    Readers will learn that Iraq, once called Mesopotamia, is known as the 'cradle of civilization,' the location of the world's first cities and empires. From 1979, Iraq was ruled by the brutal dictator, Saddam Hussein. In 2003, Hussein's regime was overthrown following an invasion by an American-led coalition. In the chaotic aftermath, the occupying forces struggled to contain a powerful insurgency, despite the establishment of a demo

  • Is Our Climate Changing?

    Is Our Climate Changing?

    This book looks at the complex issues surrounding climate change, addressing the human impact, how climate change is affecting us, what we are doing about it, and what is coming next.

  • Islam, Rev. ed.

    Islam, Rev. ed.

    This guide gives a detailed look at the Qur'an and The Five Pillars of Islam and offers a list of 'fascinating facts' along with a comprehensive timeline.

  • Israel

    Israel

    This book explores Israel, a country in a state of political, economic and social transformation. It examines the benefits of change, as well as the challenges to traditional ways of life in an age of increasing globalization.

  • It Cant Be True!

    It Cant Be True!

    From animals and the human body to buildings and outer space, this highly visual book features interesting, little-known facts about the world.

  • J.J. Abrams

    J.J. Abrams

    A biography of J.J. Abrams and his career as a television and movie writer, director, producer, and composer, written for young adults.

  • J.J. Watt

    J.J. Watt

    This book profiles the life and career of professional football player, J.J. Watt.

  • Jaguars

    Jaguars

    Provides comprehensive information on the anatomy, special skills, habitats, and diet of jaguars.

  • James Cameron

    James Cameron

    Provides a biography of James Cameron and his career as an Academy Award director of blockbuster movies and an Emmy Award winning maker of television documentaries, written for young adults.

  • Jamie Oliver

    Jamie Oliver

    Profiles the life and career of British chef and cooking show star, Jamie Oliver.

  • Jane Lynch

    Jane Lynch

    Profiles the life and career of actress, Jane Lynch.

  • Jennifer Lawrence

    Jennifer Lawrence

    Profiles the life and career of actress Jennifer Lawrence..

  • Jonas Salk: Medical Innovator and Polio Vaccine Developer

    Jonas Salk: Medical Innovator and Polio Vaccine Developer

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Jonas Salk. Readers will learn about Salk's family background, childhood, education, groundbreaking research, and creation of the polio vaccine.

  • Joseph Stalin: Dictator of the Soviet Union

    Joseph Stalin: Dictator of the Soviet Union

    This biography examines the life of Joseph Stalin. Readers will learn about Stalin's family background, childhood, education, and his time as dictator of the Soviet Union.

  • Judaism

    Judaism

    Discusses the historical origins, teachings, practices, persecution, spread, and challenges of Judaism and explores the history, faith, and traditions of Jews.

  • Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World, ed. 2

    Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of Foods and Recipes of the World, ed. 2

    Provides comprehensive coverage of the foods and recipes from 70 representative countries and culture groups worldwide -- from Algeria to Zimbabwe. Entries provide 10-15 recipes for each group and include data on the agriculture and dietary habits of each group as well as an overview of each group's nutrition and health.

  • Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2

    Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of World Cultures, ed. 2

    A guide to the history and current status of numerous cultural groups outside the United States. Offer students background and current status on cultures of the countries they are most likely to study.

  • Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 6

    Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations, ed. 6

    Presents profiles of 193 countries of the world. Topics include climate, plants and animals, population and ethnic groups, religions, transportation, history, government, political parties, judicial system, economy, education, arts, media, tourism, and famous people.

  • Junk Food Junkies

    Junk Food Junkies

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on the nutritional health issues of junk food.

  • Katy Perry: Chart-Topping Superstar

    Katy Perry: Chart-Topping Superstar

    This title examines the life of Katy Perry, including her childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Perry's early interest in music and talent in singing and songwriting that led to the release of her albums. Perry's multiple Number 1 singles and charitable work are also described.

  • Keith Urban: Award-Winning Country Star

    Keith Urban: Award-Winning Country Star

    This title examines the life of Keith Urban, including his childhood in New Zealand and Australia, family, education, and rise to fame. It explores his early interest in music and talent in singing and songwriting that led to the release of his albums.

  • Kitty Care

    Kitty Care

    An introduction to being a pet owner for the child ready to get a kitten.

  • Ladybug, Ladybug, What Are You Doing?

    Ladybug, Ladybug, What Are You Doing?

    The repetitive question-answer style of this book and close-up photos of ladybugs will keep young children's attention.

  • LeBron James: Champion Basketball Star

    LeBron James: Champion Basketball Star

    This title examines the life of LeBron James, including his childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores his early interest and skill in basketball, as well as his NBA championship wins, MVP awards, Olympic medals, and charitable work.

  • Legends, Myths, and Folktales: Celebrate the stories that have moved the world for centuries

    Legends, Myths, and Folktales: Celebrate the stories that have moved the world for centuries

    Collection of articles describing well-known folktales, myths, and legends that are organized by their origins in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas, and Australia.

  • Leopards

    Leopards

    Come eye-to-eye with the world's leopards and get to know all about their lives through simple text and dazzling full-color photographs.

  • Leopards

    Leopards

    Describes the characteristics, behavior, and plight of leopards, and what people can do to help.

  • Lets Classify Organisms

    Lets Classify Organisms

    This book teaches children the scientific classification of organisms, examines the six kingdoms of living things, what distinguishes them, and how they are subdivided.

  • Lets Investigate Light

    Lets Investigate Light

    This book explains what causes light and darkness on Earth, the properties of light, and how light travels.

  • Life in Contemporary Texas

    Life in Contemporary Texas

    This book introduces readers to the diverse influences that helped shape Texas' cultural identity. Readers explore the ways architecture, food, and language in Texas are influenced by its close cultural and historical ties to Spain, Mexico, and Native American tribes.

  • Lil Wayne: Grammy-Winning Hip-Hop Artist

    Lil Wayne: Grammy-Winning Hip-Hop Artist

    This title examines the life of Lil Wayne, including his childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores his early interest and talent in music, his multiple Grammy Awards, charity foundation, and legal troubles.

  • Little Dolphin

    Little Dolphin

    This book follows the adventures of a young dolphin as it learns from its mother and then joins the other dolphins as they play.

  • Look Closer Ocean

    Look Closer Ocean

    Explores different perspectives of underwater ocean scenes from swimming through a swarm of poisonous jellyfish and a coral reef to coming face-to-face with a great white shark.

  • Luke Bryan

    Luke Bryan

    This book profiles the life and career of country musician, Luke Bryan.

  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: Grammy-Winning Hip-Hop Duo

    Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: Grammy-Winning Hip-Hop Duo

    This title examines the lives of Ben Haggerty and Ryan Lewis, the hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, including their childhoods, families, education, and rise to fame. It also explores the duo's early interest and talent in music that led to the release of The Heist.

  • Maine Coon Cats

    Maine Coon Cats

    Readers will learn how to care for Maine Coon cats and discover the characteristics of the breed.

  • Maintaining Earths Oceans

    Maintaining Earths Oceans

    Provides comprehensive information in Earth's oceans, the importance, and the environmental threats placed upon them.

  • Make It 100!

    Make It 100!

    Make It 100! teaches how to count to 100 by ones, fives, and tens.

  • Malala Yousafzai: Education Activist

    Malala Yousafzai: Education Activist

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Malala Yousafzai. Readers will learn about Malala's family background, education, work as an education activist.

  • Malcolm X: Rights Activist and Nation of Islam Leader

    Malcolm X: Rights Activist and Nation of Islam Leader

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Malcolm X. Readers will learn about Malcolm X's family background, childhood, education, and role as a human rights activist and nation of Islam leader.

  • Mammals

    Mammals

    Illustrations and photos assist in a detailed exploration of mammals, including the skeletal structure, adaptive features, habitats, and relationship with humans.

  • Managing Land Use

    Managing Land Use

    Provides comprehensive information on land management, its importance, and the environmental threats placed upon it.

  • Manatees

    Manatees

    Provides comprehensive information on the anatomy, special skills, habitats, and diet of manatees.

  • Manatees

    Manatees

    Readers will learn about endangered manatees, the issues they face, and how they can be saved.

  • Mapping Coasts

    Mapping Coasts

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of coasts.

  • Mapping Mountains

    Mapping Mountains

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of mountains.

  • Mapping Oceans

    Mapping Oceans

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of oceans.

  • Mapping Rivers

    Mapping Rivers

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of rivers.

  • Mapping Towns and Cities

    Mapping Towns and Cities

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of towns and cities.

  • Mapping the Sky

    Mapping the Sky

    Introduces maps and teaches essential mapping skills, including how to create, use, and interpret maps of the stars and planets.

  • Martin Luther King Jr.: Civil Rights Leader

    Martin Luther King Jr.: Civil Rights Leader

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Martin Luther King Jr. Readers will learn about King's family background, childhood, education, and inspirational work as a leader of the civil rights movement in the United States.

  • Matter

    Matter

    Early readers investigate what matter is.

  • Me and My Shadow: A Book about Light

    Me and My Shadow: A Book about Light

    Text promotes children's curiosity while building important science content knowledge. The interaction of text and photos supports and engages readers as they learn about the wonderful world around them. This book focuses on how shadows are formed by sunlight.

  • Measure It!

    Measure It!

    This book explores some of the different tools used to measure objects.

  • Medical Technology and Engineering

    Medical Technology and Engineering

    This book introduces students to the latest advances in medical technology, shows how this technology can diagnose and treat disease, and speculates where the future of medical technology may lead.

  • Medieval Life, Rev. ed.

    Medieval Life, Rev. ed.

    Presents an illustrated look at various aspects of life in medieval Europe, covering everyday life, religion, and royalty.

  • Mega Machines

    Mega Machines

    This book introduces children to the construction vehicles and processes that are used to construct a new school building.

  • Metal

    Metal

    Examines how we use metal in everyday objects, its unique traits and qualities, and how it is processed to be useful to us. Also discusses how metal can be recycled to use again.

  • Miley Cyrus: Pop Princess

    Miley Cyrus: Pop Princess

    This title examines the life of Miley Cyrus, including her childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Cyrus's early interest in music and talent in singing and acting that led to her breakout role on Hannah Montana and the later release of her albums.

  • Money Counts

    Money Counts

    This book presents the concept of money and explains the value of each type alone and in different combinations.

  • More Ice Cream: Words for Math Comparisons

    More Ice Cream: Words for Math Comparisons

    Shows when to use the words 'many' or 'more' and the words 'fewer' or 'less.'

  • More Than, Less Than

    More Than, Less Than

    Engages young readers through simple text and photos as they learn about comparing things in a group by more than and less than.

  • Motorcycle: The Definitive Visual History

    Motorcycle: The Definitive Visual History

    Tracing the history of two-wheeled grit and glory, this guide covers more than 1,000 of the world's greatest machines, from the earliest prototypes from the mid-nineteenth century, to the dynamic speedsters of today.

  • Multiply By Hand: The Nine Facts

    Multiply By Hand: The Nine Facts

    Teaches readers how to use their fingers when multiplying by nines.

  • My Country

    My Country

    Young readers learn about the United States through simple text and photos.

  • My Sister Is in the 3rd Grade: Putting Numbers in Order

    My Sister Is in the 3rd Grade: Putting Numbers in Order

    Teaches young readers number names such as first, second, and third, number order, and how the calendar uses number order.

  • My Tourist Guide to The Prehistoric World

    My Tourist Guide to The Prehistoric World

    By presenting prehistoric times as a vacation destination, this guidebook shows armchair time travelers some of the sights--from early Earth to the age of the Neanderthals--and provides facts about features from dinosaurs to extinct plant life.

  • My Tourist Guide to the Solar System And Beyond

    My Tourist Guide to the Solar System And Beyond

    By presenting outer space as a vacation destination, this guidebook shows armchair astronauts some of the best sights and facts about places, from the Sun to a Black hole.

  • Natural Disasters

    Natural Disasters

    Covers the power of hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters.

  • Natural or Man-Made?

    Natural or Man-Made?

    Intermediate readers distinguish between natural and man-made objects.

  • New Dictionary of the History of Ideas

    New Dictionary of the History of Ideas

    A six-volume survey of the history of Western thought and culture, presented through 700 alphabetically arranged entries. Each entry explores the origin, cultural interpretations, and historical themes of such subjects as beauty, love, feminism, diversity, and social capital, among many others. For students and general readers.

  • New Views of the Solar System

    New Views of the Solar System

    A look at scientists' changing perspectives on the solar system and the new definition of the term 'planet' as it affects the status of Pluto, the eight chief planets, and dwarf planets. Includes photos and drawings of planets, asteroids, and comets.

  • Novels for Students, Vol. 1

    Novels for Students, Vol. 1

    Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance.

  • Ocean, Rev. ed.

    Ocean, Rev. ed.

    This book provides information about the diverse life that exists in the oceans, ocean explorers, products of the oceans, and suggestions for how the human race can help to preserve the health and welfare of the world's oceans.

  • Oceans

    Oceans

    Readers will learn about the challenges facing ocean habitats and how they can be saved.

  • Oil, Rev. ed.

    Oil, Rev. ed.

    Describes the history of the oil industry, the ways in which oil is refined and processed, the uses of oil and oil products, the influence that the need for oil has on the world's current political situation, and the impact of oil byproducts on the environment.

  • One Land, Many Cultures

    One Land, Many Cultures

    Addresses how America is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

  • Oscar Pistorius

    Oscar Pistorius

    Discusses the life of South African sprinter, Oscar Pistorius.

  • Our Big Blue Planet

    Our Big Blue Planet

    This book provides up-to-date information about the Earth, including facts about its atmosphere, the composition of the planet, and space travel.

  • Our Footprint on Earth

    Our Footprint on Earth

    Learn about the impact that humans have on the Earth, its environment, and how to reduce damage.

  • Our Senses

    Our Senses

    Discusses the five senses, see, hear, smell, touch and taste.

  • Our Sun Brings Life

    Our Sun Brings Life

    Emergent readers learn facts about the Sun and the important role it plays for our planet.

  • Outer Space and Beyond

    Outer Space and Beyond

    Outer space and its characteristics are identified and discussed throughout this book.

  • Pakistan

    Pakistan

    This book explores Pakistan, a country in a state of political, economic and social transformation. It examines the benefits of change, as well as the challenges to traditional ways of life in an age of increasing globalization.

  • Paper

    Paper

    Examines how we use paper in everyday objects, its unique traits and qualities, and how it is processed to be useful to us. Also discusses how paper can be recycled to use again.

  • Persian Cats

    Persian Cats

    Readers will learn how to care for Persian cats and discover the characteristics of the breed.

  • Petting Zoo

    Petting Zoo

    This book describes the activities of children who visit a petting zoo, introducing words such as donkey, pony, pig, chick, lamb, frog, rabbit, and guinea pig.

  • Pharrell Williams: Grammy-Winning Singer, Songwriter & Producer

    Pharrell Williams: Grammy-Winning Singer, Songwriter & Producer

    This title examines the life of Pharrell Williams, including his childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Williams's early interest in music and talent in songwriting that led to writing songs for other artists and eventually the release of his solo albums.

  • Pharrell Williams

    Pharrell Williams

    This book profiles the life and career of singer, producer, songwriter, fashion designer, Pharrell Williams.

  • Pilgrims

    Pilgrims

    As the Pilgrims set off for the new world to establish a colony, danger and struggle created many challenges to overcome. To survive and ensure the success of their colony, the Pilgrims looked to a few strong leaders. This book supports students as they compare and contrast the experiences of the Pilgrims and those of the present-day. Captions, maps, and timelines help readers determine the main idea and describe the overall structu

  • Pink: Pop Singer & Songwriter

    Pink: Pop Singer & Songwriter

    This title examines the life of Pink, including her childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Pink's early interest and talent in music, and her Grammy Awards, tours, film appearances, and philanthropy.

  • Planes!

    Planes!

    Follow a day in the life of Plane while he is at work.

  • Planet Earth: Discover and understand our world's natural wonders

    Planet Earth: Discover and understand our world's natural wonders

    Covers interesting features about Earth, examining extremes around the globe such as hot and cold spots, as well as the strange and remote places that a diverse planet offers.

  • Plant Adaptations

    Plant Adaptations

    Early readers examine how plants differ because of the adaptations they make.

  • Plant, Rev. ed.

    Plant, Rev. ed.

    Provides information about the complexities of the plant kingdom, covering non-flowering as well as flowering plants and revealing their structures, natural history, and importance in human life.

  • Plants Make Their Own Food

    Plants Make Their Own Food

    Intermediate readers learn about photosynthesis.

  • Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicine

    Plants as Food, Fuel, and Medicine

    This book teaches readers how plants are used for food and alternative forms of fuel, and how they have a medicinal effect on curing diseases and promoting good health.

  • Plants, Algae, and Fungi

    Plants, Algae, and Fungi

    Presents information on the life cycle, cellular structure, diversity, cultivation, production, and species of fungi, algea, and plants, using illustrations and photographs.

  • Plastic

    Plastic

    Examines how we use plastic in everyday objects, its unique traits and qualities, and how it is processed to be useful to us. Also discusses how plastic can be recycled to use again.

  • Plate Tectonics and Disasters

    Plate Tectonics and Disasters

    This book provides detailed information about the different layers of the Earth's crust, and explains how shifting tectonic plates can cause natural disasters such as earthquakes and tsunamis.

  • Play with Counting!

    Play with Counting!

    This book introduces the concept of counting using dogs.

  • Play with Shapes!

    Play with Shapes!

    This book explores different shapes at the seashore.

  • Playful Puppy

    Playful Puppy

    This book is a fictional story about a little girl who receives a new puppy from her parents.

  • Plus 1, Minus 1

    Plus 1, Minus 1

    This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they learn how groups change when you add 1 or take away 1.

  • Plus 2, Minus 2

    Plus 2, Minus 2

    Plus 2, Minus 2 relates counting by 2 to addition and subtraction.

  • Pope Francis

    Pope Francis

    Profiles the life of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio since he was elected Pope Francis on March 13, 2013, head of the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics.

  • Pope Francis: Spiritual Leader and Voice of the Poor

    Pope Francis: Spiritual Leader and Voice of the Poor

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Pope Francis. Readers will learn about Pope Francis's family background, childhood, education, and work with the poor and the Catholic Church.

  • Predator

    Predator

    Presents an illustrated look at the predatory behavior of various animal species, discussing such topics as how animals stalk their prey, the lures and traps they use, and where predators fit in various food chains.

  • Prehistoric Life, Rev. ed.

    Prehistoric Life, Rev. ed.

    Explores the origins of life on earth--why it began in the sea and not on land, how dinosaurs ruled for millions of years, and how mammals and humans took over.

  • Preserving the Living Earth

    Preserving the Living Earth

    Provides comprehensive information on Earth's various ecosystems, their importance, and the environmental threats placed upon them.

  • Prince William and Duchess Kate

    Prince William and Duchess Kate

    Profiles the lives of Prince William and Duchess Kate.

  • Protecting Earths Food Supply

    Protecting Earths Food Supply

    Provides comprehensive information in Earth's food supply and its protection, the interrelationships of the natural world, environmental problems both natural and man-made, the relative risks associated with these problems, and solutions for resolving and/or preventing them.

  • Pull It, Push It

    Pull It, Push It

    Force and motion are introduced in this book. Examples that students can relate to in their everyday lives are provided throughout the text.

  • Pyramid, Rev. ed.

    Pyramid, Rev. ed.

    Looks at the secrets of the monumental structures of the ancient world, from the tombs of Egypt to the pyramids of Central America.

  • Rain Forest

    Rain Forest

    This book takes a look at the sprawling trees and dense undergrowth of the rain forest, and introduces young readers to the animals that inhabit this ecosystem.

  • Rain Forest Explorer

    Rain Forest Explorer

    This book is a fictional account of an adventurous young explorer's trip through the Amazon along the Rio Blanco river where she goes jaguar tracking, joins tribal villagers for a feast after hunting, and discovers an ancient site.

  • Religions

    Religions

    Examines all of the world's major faiths, as well as the lesser-known beliefs of Africa and the Americas. Explores the religious practices and traditions of each belief system, and profiles the deities and holy figures of each faith.

  • Remarkable People in History: Learn about famous lives from different times and places

    Remarkable People in History: Learn about famous lives from different times and places

    Profiles a diverse collection of famous people from around the world from past to present, detailing the influence of these individuals in the course of history.

  • Renewing Earths Waters

    Renewing Earths Waters

    Provides comprehensive information on the interrelationship of the natural world, environmental problems both natural and man-made, the relative risks associated with these problems, and solutions of resolving and/or preventing them.

  • Reproduction in Plants

    Reproduction in Plants

    The life cycle of a plant is explained as well as how different plants use different ways to reproduce, how the different parts of a plant play a role in how it receives the nutrients it needs to survive, how plants are pollinated, and how more plant species are being discovered every day.

  • Reptiles

    Reptiles

    This book examines the habitat, diet, and characteristics of various types of reptiles, including special adaptations that allow them to live in their environments.

  • Reptiles

    Reptiles

    This book offers a glimpse into the world of reptiles, and introduces young readers to flying snakes, underwater lizards, rare dinosaur relatives, and more of nature's cold-blooded creatures.

  • Rihanna: Grammy-Winning Superstar

    Rihanna: Grammy-Winning Superstar

    This title examines the life of Rihanna, including her childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. It also explores Rihanna's early interest and talent in music, as well as her multiple Grammy Awards, tours, acting roles, and charitable foundation.

  • Rixton

    Rixton

    This book profiles the musical group, Rixton.

  • Robert Kirkman

    Robert Kirkman

    Profiles the life and career of Robert Kirkman, the creative writer behind a huge body of work including the television show, The Walking Dead.

  • Rock & Mineral

    Rock & Mineral

    Examines the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals.

  • Rocks and Minerals

    Rocks and Minerals

    Examines various aspects of rocks and minerals - including formation, classes, uses, and the earth's crust - with detailed illustrations and photographs.

  • Rocks and Minerals

    Rocks and Minerals

    From blue schist to blue granite, malachite to meteorites, and taconite to travertine, this guide is packed full of images that reveal intricate details and unique characteristics of each rock and mineral.

  • Ronald Reagan: 40th US President

    Ronald Reagan: 40th US President

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Ronald Reagan. Readers will learn about Reagan's family background, childhood, education, work experience as a radio personality and an actor, and leadership as the governor of California and the fortieth US president.

  • Russell Wilson

    Russell Wilson

    This book profiles the life and career of professional football player, Russell Wilson.

  • Russia

    Russia

    This book explores Russia, a country in a state of political, economic and social transformation. It examines the benefits of change, as well as the challenges to traditional ways of life in an age of increasing globalization.

  • Ryan Gosling

    Ryan Gosling

    Profiles the life and career of actor Ryan Gosling, written for young adults.

  • STEM Guides To Construction

    STEM Guides To Construction

    Text demonstrates how mathematical measurements, estimations, and calculations can be used in construction projects, using such significant examples as the Egyptian Pyramids and the Great Wall of China to illustrate the point.

  • STEM Guides To Space

    STEM Guides To Space

    Students use math to understand space, the size of the solar system, and conditions on other planets.

  • STEM Guides To Sports

    STEM Guides To Sports

    Text explores the important relationship between math and sports, using baseball, football, boxing, NASCAR, and skateboarding as examples.

  • STEM Guides To Travel

    STEM Guides To Travel

    Text uses math to compare various forms of transportation, including air, rail, and space travel. For grades 4-8.

  • STEM Guides To Weather

    STEM Guides To Weather

    Text explores the relationship between the science of weather and mathematics.

  • STEM Guides to Calculating Time

    STEM Guides to Calculating Time

    Text covers calculating standard and military times, time zones, and the calendar year.

  • STEM Guides to Cooking

    STEM Guides to Cooking

    Learn how recipes are very much like mathematical formulas and that having a strong math background will help you improve your culinary skills.

  • STEM Guides to Maps

    STEM Guides to Maps

    Learn how the details on a map have to be precise and that maps depend on math for their accuracy.

  • Saint Pope John Paul II: Religious Leader and Humanitarian

    Saint Pope John Paul II: Religious Leader and Humanitarian

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Saint Pope John Paul II. Readers will learn about Saint Pope John Paul II's family background, childhood, education, inspirational work as a Roman Catholic priest, bishop, cardinal, and pope, and his canonization.

  • Sam Walton: Founder of the Walmart Empire

    Sam Walton: Founder of the Walmart Empire

    This biography examines the remarkable life of Sam Walton. Readers will learn about Walton's family background, childhood, education, and entrepreneurial work as the founder of Walmart and Sam's Club.

  • Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film

    Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film

    This reference provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to film and film studies, covering such aspects as production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history.

  • Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 29: A Guide to Education-Related Financial Aid Programs for Students and Professionals

    Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, ed. 29: A Guide to Education-Related Financial Aid Programs for Students and Professionals

    Provides comprehensive information on sources of education-related financial aid sponsored and administered by private organizations and companies. Covers a variety of programs in all educational areas, including area and ethnic studies, business, computer science, education, liberal arts, medicine, physical sciences, theology and religion, and more. Intended for students and others interested in education funding.

  • Science Safety Rules

    Science Safety Rules

    Emergent readers are introduced to science safety rules and why they are important.

  • Science at Work in Auto Racing

    Science at Work in Auto Racing

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of auto racing.

  • Science at Work in Baseball

    Science at Work in Baseball

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of baseball.

  • Science at Work in Basketball

    Science at Work in Basketball

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of basketball.

  • Science at Work in Football

    Science at Work in Football

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of football.

  • Science at Work in Snowboarding

    Science at Work in Snowboarding

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of snowboarding.

  • Science at Work in Soccer

    Science at Work in Soccer

    Explains how the laws of science, especially physics, are at work in the sport of soccer.

  • Sea Turtles

    Sea Turtles

    Readers will learn about endangered sea turtles, the issues they face, and how they can be saved.

  • Seals

    Seals

    Describes the characteristics, behavior, and plight of endangered seals, and what people can do to help.

  • Seasons

    Seasons

    Learn fascinating facts about the seasons in this basic introduction to the subject.

  • Seeds, Bees, and Pollen

    Seeds, Bees, and Pollen

    Intermediate readers discover the different ways plants reproduce.

  • Seismology: Our Violent Earth

    Seismology: Our Violent Earth

    This title presents the history of seismology. Text details how early theories led to our modern understanding of the forces behind earthquakes and volcanoes. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible.

  • Selena Gomez

    Selena Gomez

    Profiles the life and career of singer and actress, Selena Gomez.

  • Shapes and Patterns We Know: A Book About Shapes and Patterns

    Shapes and Patterns We Know: A Book About Shapes and Patterns

    The seasons of the year and pictures of nature are used to teach young readers about shapes and patterns.

  • Shark Reef

    Shark Reef

    This book features imagined conversations between sharks that live on a reef, revealing characteristics of a variety of sharks as well as what they really think about divers.

  • Siamese Cats

    Siamese Cats

    Readers will learn how to care for Siamese cats and discover the characteristics of the breed.

  • Skateboarding

    Skateboarding

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers skateboarding.

  • Skeletons and Exoskeletons

    Skeletons and Exoskeletons

    This book explains how humans and animals have a skeleton to support the inner workings of their bodies and how the attached muscles allow mobility. The exoskeletons of insects are also discussed.

  • Slavery: Real People and Their Stories of Enslavement

    Slavery: Real People and Their Stories of Enslavement

    Covers slavery during the colonization of the Americas where more than 12 million Africans were stolen from their homelands and forced to work in plantation colonies.

  • Snakes

    Snakes

    This book examines the habitat, diet, and characteristics of various types of snakes.

  • Snowboarding

    Snowboarding

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers snowboarding.

  • Soccer

    Soccer

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers soccer.

  • Solid or Liquid?

    Solid or Liquid?

    Emergent readers learn about solids and liquids.

  • Space Exploration

    Space Exploration

    Describes rockets, exploratory vehicles, and other technological aspects of space exploration, satellites, space stations, and the life and work of astronauts.

  • Space Exploration

    Space Exploration

    Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the important dates in history of space exploration, providing a sense of time, place, and chronology through the use of maps and timelines as well as text.

  • Space Exploration

    Space Exploration

    Discusses space exploration, including information on NASA, early space pioneers, and rockets and satellites.

  • Space Quest: Mission to Mars

    Space Quest: Mission to Mars

    This book is a fictional account of five astronauts and their pet rabbit who embark upon a long-term space mission to explore the planets of the solar system in the spacecraft Ramesses.

  • Space Research

    Space Research

    Examines the science behind space research, from the Apollo missions to space shuttle flights, and the invaluable data gathered by robotic probes over the years.

  • Speedy Species

    Speedy Species

    This book describes which animals are considered to be the fastest animals on the Earth and the specific reasons they have this unique advantage compared to other animals.

  • Spending

    Spending

    Answers basic questions students ask when learning about spending money and other financial skills needed for adulthood such as strategies for making a budget, spending with cash versus credit and whether to rent or buy a place to live.

  • Sports Injuries

    Sports Injuries

    Explores sports injuries in detail, covering causes, diagnosis, and current medical research.

  • Sports Nutrition

    Sports Nutrition

    Examines the most current scientific studies and provides in-depth information on health issues and treatment for sports nutrition.

  • Stars and Planets

    Stars and Planets

    From observing the night sky to looking to the stars and beyond, this book contains a guide to all 88 constellations of the night sky, as wells as features the best tools and techniques to get started.

  • Student World Atlas, ed. 7

    Student World Atlas, ed. 7

    Maps, illustrations and text describe various aspects of countries of the world including physical features, population, standards of living, natural resources, industries, environmental issues and climate.

  • Studying Weather and Climates

    Studying Weather and Climates

    Intermediate readers explore the difference between climate and weather.

  • Sun and Moon

    Sun and Moon

    Introduces basic scientific principles of the Sun and Moon and shows readers how to do age-appropriate, simple experiments and projects.

  • Super Trucks

    Super Trucks

    This book provides a lineup of extreme machines including gargantuan road trains, monster military vehicles, rigs, crawlers, haulers, and souped-up racing trucks.

  • Surfing

    Surfing

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers surfing.

  • Sustaining Earths Energy Resources

    Sustaining Earths Energy Resources

    Provides comprehensive information in Earth's sources of renewable and nonrenewable energy, how they are used, their benefits and disadvantages, their interrelationships with the natural world, and the future of Earth's sources of energy.

  • Swimming

    Swimming

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers swimming.

  • Technology

    Technology

    Uses photographs and illustrations to examine different facets of technology, including everyday application, medical uses, innovations, and technology on the cutting-edge.

  • Technology and Inventions: Get the inside story on gadgets and systems past and present

    Technology and Inventions: Get the inside story on gadgets and systems past and present

    Collection of articles describing the great inventors and inventions that have changed the world regarding transportation, energy, daily life, and communication.

  • Teen Depression

    Teen Depression

    Explores teen depression in detail, covering its diagnosis, treatments and therapies, and medical advances.

  • Tennis

    Tennis

    Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries. This volume covers tennis.

  • Terrors of the Deep

    Terrors of the Deep

    Marine biologists Dom and Jake explore the deepest ocean trenches in the world, where they encounter unique sea creatures, in a book describing the history of deep sea submersibles and the sea life that lives in the deepest parts of the ocean.

  • Texas Cities: Then and Now

    Texas Cities: Then and Now

    This book features a history of some of Texas's most important cities and how they grew into the major metropolises they are today.

  • Texas During Reconstruction

    Texas During Reconstruction

    This book details the successes and failures of the Reconstruction in Texas. Readers will discover the struggles of former slaves, the animosity between the North and South, and the way both of those factors impacted Texas.

  • Texas During the Great Depression

    Texas During the Great Depression

    This book captures Texas's prosperous years leading up to the 1930s, as well as the major events and issues that caused the Texas economy to spiral into depression. The book offers insight into Great Depression politics, especially how they affected citizens and eventually sparked the recovery of the Texan economy.

  • Texas Geography

    Texas Geography

    This book teaches students how Texas's geography contributed to settling the state. It also discusses its influence on ways of life in both the past and present.

  • The Age of Exploration

    The Age of Exploration

    Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on the important dates in history during the age of discoveries in geography.

  • The Alamo

    The Alamo

    Provides an overview of important historical events or periods in world history. This volume focuses on an old Spanish Catholic mission called the Alamo and the 187 men who defended it against Mexican troops in 1835.

  • The American Presidency

    The American Presidency

    Examines the lives of all the United States Presidents, highlighting key political and historical issues from each term and provides information regarding the position itself. Provides coverage of the recent 2012 presidential election and information describing the Cabinet, the White House, election results, the presidential flag, and the presidential seal history are also included.

  • The Arts: Tour the world of imagination and creativity

    The Arts: Tour the world of imagination and creativity

    Contains articles that explore different formats of art, from visual to performing, as well as brief biographies of influential artists from the past and present.

  • The Aztecs

    The Aztecs

    Focuses on the discoveries and inventions of the ancient Aztec civilization in the areas of transportation, agriculture, architecture, science and technology.

  • The Bill of Rights

    The Bill of Rights

    Provides an analysis of the U.S. Bill of Rights, with information on how it was created and how it has evolved, with examples of major Supreme Court decisions related to it.

  • The Chinese

    The Chinese

    Focuses on the discoveries and inventions of the ancient Chinese civilization in the areas of transportation, agriculture, architecture, science, and technology.

  • The Civil Rights Movement

    The Civil Rights Movement

    This book looks at the Civil Rights Movement in the United States as a four-century struggle that began with as early as the Revolutionary War and continued with slave rebellions in the years leading up to the Civil War.

  • The Civil Rights Movement in Texas

    The Civil Rights Movement in Texas

    This book examines the history of the civil rights movement in Texas. Readers will learn about the cultural tension and struggles of minorities from the beginning of Texas statehood until the mid-20th century.

  • The Constitution

    The Constitution

    Provides an analysis of the U.S. Constitution, with information on how it was created and its impact on the United States and the world.

  • The Declaration of Independence

    The Declaration of Independence

    Provides an analysis of the Declaration of Independence, with information on how it was created and its impact on the United States and the world.

  • The Economy of Texas

    The Economy of Texas

    The text examines the major industries of Texas and how they have developed, from native agriculture to the system of farming and production that exists today. Readers will learn about major natural resources and economic eras, such as the lumber bonanza and the oil boom.

  • The Environment

    The Environment

    Uses color illustrations to examine the impact of pollution, global warming, and climate change is having on the humans, plants, and animals that reside on Earth.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in China

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in China

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of China and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. The young reader is encouraged to analyze past events and draw conclusions about how outside factors modified China's political system and world influence.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Egypt

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Egypt

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Egypt and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such as authoritative rule under Nasser, Sadat, and Mubarak, family law, Islamic religion, constitutional changes, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in France

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in France

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of France and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such as constitutional changes, world wars, political parties, socialism, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Germany

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Germany

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Germany and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such as the changes from confederation to unitary state to federation, debt, world wars, the division of East and West Germany, constitutional changes, relations with the EU, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Greece

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Greece

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Greece and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such as constitutional changes, world wars, changes from monarchy to republic and back throughout history, socialism, restriction of free speech, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Iraq

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Iraq

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Iraq and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. The young reader is encouraged to analyze past events and draw conclusions about how outside factors modified Iraq's political system and world influence.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Italy

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Italy

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Italy and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such as the recent grand coalition government, debt, world wars, the Vatican, changing international policy, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in North & South Korea

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in North & South Korea

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structures of North and South Korea and how the nations' governments evolved and changed through history. This book discusses issues such the Korean War, political philosophies, debt, poverty, wealth, communism, socialism, constitutional changes, and other historical events.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in Venezuela

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in Venezuela

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of Venezuela and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. The young reader is encouraged to analyze past events and draw conclusions about how outside factors modified Venezuela's political system and world influence.

  • The Evolution of Government and Politics in the United Kingdom

    The Evolution of Government and Politics in the United Kingdom

    This book provides an opportunity to explore the government and political structure of the United Kingdom and how the nation's government evolved and changed through history. The young reader is encouraged to analyze past events and draw conclusions about how outside factors modified the United Kingdom's political system and world influence.

  • The First 12 Days of School

    The First 12 Days of School

    Sing along with Dr. Jean and Dr. Holly to learn about things your teacher will share with you at the beginning of school.

  • The Freedom Rides

    The Freedom Rides

    Places important topics in context so that readers will understand the connection between black history and the sweep of America's story. This volume covers the many acts of violence that were perpetrated against the Freedom Riders on their journey through the South.